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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV31: Age of Householder, Number of Children in Family, Marital Status, Work Experience for People 16 Years and Over: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  16 years and over 16 to 24 years 25 to 34 years 35 years and over
All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)
White alone
People Who Worked Year-Round Full-Time (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
66,349 4,094 6.2 3,842 455 11.8 13,438 1,222 9.1 49,069 2,417 4.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
34,907 977 2.8 2,346 141 6.0 5,593 162 2.9 26,968 674 2.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
31,442 3,117 9.9 1,496 314 21.0 7,845 1,060 13.5 22,101 1,742 7.9
            1 child 13,721 905 6.6 978 156 15.9 3,393 262 7.7 9,350 487 5.2
            2 or more children 17,721 2,212 12.5 518 158 30.5 4,452 798 17.9 12,751 1,255 9.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
12,742 1,632 12.8 797 249 31.3 5,856 778 13.3 6,090 605 9.9
            1 child 8,879 988 11.1 550 137 25.0 3,975 469 11.8 4,354 382 8.8
            2 or more children 3,863 644 16.7 247 112 45.4 1,880 309 16.4 1,736 223 12.9

Male
 
    Total
39,423 2,495 6.3 2,229 282 12.6 7,869 699 8.9 29,324 1,514 5.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
20,017 559 2.8 1,343 92 6.9 3,302 84 2.5 15,371 383 2.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
19,406 1,935 10.0 886 189 21.3 4,567 615 13.5 13,953 1,131 8.1
            1 child 7,854 479 6.1 573 89 15.6 1,923 138 7.2 5,358 252 4.7
            2 or more children 11,552 1,456 12.6 313 100 31.9 2,644 477 18.0 8,595 880 10.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
8,542 1,131 13.2 431 141 32.7 3,658 503 13.7 4,453 488 11.0
            1 child 5,710 640 11.2 293 73 25.0 2,340 270 11.6 3,077 296 9.6
            2 or more children 2,833 492 17.4 139 68 49.0 1,318 232 17.6 1,376 191 13.9

Female
 
    Total
26,926 1,599 5.9 1,613 174 10.8 5,569 524 9.4 19,745 902 4.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
14,890 418 2.8 1,003 49 4.8 2,291 78 3.4 11,597 291 2.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
12,036 1,181 9.8 610 125 20.5 3,278 445 13.6 8,148 611 7.5
            1 child 5,867 426 7.3 405 67 16.5 1,471 124 8.4 3,992 235 5.9
            2 or more children 6,169 755 12.2 205 58 28.4 1,808 321 17.8 4,156 375 9.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
4,200 501 11.9 366 108 29.6 2,197 275 12.5 1,637 117 7.2
            1 child 3,170 349 11.0 258 64 24.9 1,635 199 12.2 1,277 85 6.7
            2 or more children 1,030 152 14.8 108 44 40.6 562 76 13.6 360 32 8.8

Poverty Footnotes


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